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Rhino River Lodge

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“game drives”(135 reviews)
“the reserve”(32 reviews)
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All reviewsgame drivesthe reservefever treesfamily chaletelephant interactiondry river bedluck of the drawdung beetleswild dogssouth africafire pitmeal timescomfortable accommodationfood was greatgreat safariwe loved our staywater buffalo
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 3 days at Rhino River Lodge on a photographic group outing. The photographic opportunities were amazing. Game ranger Kyle went above and beyond to find us the perfect shots as well as a lion sighting in a million. Our room was very comfortable,...More

Thank Yvonne D
Response from RhinoRiverLodge, Manager at Rhino River LodgeResponded 5 days ago

Dear Yvonne, Thank-you for your amazing review. I am so ecstatic to hear that you had a great time and that Kyle looked after you so well. You are very right to say that this reserve has alot of potential with Wildlife photography and I...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2017

We recently returned to Rhino River Lodge to celebrate our 38th Wedding anniversary having enjoyed a visit there last year. At dinner the staff had prepared a special table for us under the stars. We were presented with a complimentary bottle of wine and served...More

1  Thank Lee C
Response from ShannonAirton, Owner at Rhino River LodgeResponded 12 June 2017

Congratulations again on 38 years together and thank you for selecting us to spend your special occasion with. I'm so glad that we were able to make it memorable for you. I am very glad to hear that Andrew found you an incredible sighting even...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at rhino river lodge on a one night special offered recently. The rates were well worth our visit for one night for three, all meals and two game drives with guide Murray, who is an excellent guide well rounded in all fields from...More

Thank Taryn C
Response from RhinoRiverLodge, Manager at Rhino River LodgeResponded 6 days ago

Dear Taryn, So great to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! It is great that you saw so much on your drives, That is one of the bonuses of having a little rain fall! I have to say seeing baby Chameleons is so...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had not done the fully catered game experience, so firstly that was a most pleasant treat! But beyond that, the accommodation was clean and inviting. The food was delicious! Because we were there for Christmas, having delicious Christmas meals prepared for us, alongside game...More

Thank LittleSharde
Response from RhinoRiverLodge, Manager at Rhino River LodgeResponded 6 days ago

Dear Sharde and Family, I have to say having the entire family was very warming to all the staff over that period, seeing happy families over Christmas is always such a great feeling. I hope the "love Birds" have decided on a final date for...More

Reviewed 11 December 2017

We booked the homestead so had 3 bedrooms, one for each sister. The house was equipped with everything we needed. Our patio and pool area was spacious and we were able to just relax in or out of the sun between meals and game drives....More

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Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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US$330 - US$381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$330 - US$381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Michael B
9 March 2017|
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Response from ShannonAirton | Property representative |
Absolutely, we can flex the rule by a few days ;-) However, any young child's (even over the age of 3) participation on game drive is subject to their behavior...not endangering or disturbing the animals or other game drive... More
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507philip
30 November 2015|
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Response from RhinoRiverLodge | Property representative |
Good evening, Thank you for your enquiry. Yes we could accommodate a family such as yours in either one of our family chalets or in the cottage house! If you choose the family chalet your 11 year old boy would be... More
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"We stayed in a family room, which has two bedrooms and one bathroom. Very comfortable and quiet."
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"If a big group go for the homestead, so worth it."
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"Homestead is more private with plenty of space to relax and great game viewing opportunities from pool deck!"
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"The cottages are ideal for families or larger groups."
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